Product Manager

at Festicket in London

DESCRIPTION

Festicket is transforming the way music fans discover and book tickets and travel packages for festivals around the world. Our platform revolutionises the music festival industry by offering an end-to-end experience for music travellers through an efficient two-sided marketplace for 900+ music festivals across 50 different countries! In three short years, we have become Europe's largest music festival platform.

This year we've announced a Series B raise - https://techcrunch.com/2016/06/30/festicket-let-it...

YOUR ROLE

We are looking for an experienced Technical Product Manager who is passionate about building products that customers love. You will join a dynamic and fast-paced environment and work with cross-functional teams to design, build and roll-out products that deliver the company’s vision and strategy.

We've had a big funding round earlier this year and our technical team whom you'll be working very closely with is growing rapidly (from 4 to 14 people so far). You will work within the product team who manage the product design and data currently, whilst looking after the core technical product and new features very closely with the technical team.

Furthermore, we aim to grow a dedicated Product team around yourself in the coming months.

THE STACK

http://stackshare.io/festicket/festicket

METHODOLOGY

We work incrementally but do occasionally take on bigger projects to update our stack and offering. Our current methodology is agile kanban.

RESPONSIBLITIES

Work closely with engineering teams to deliver with quick time-to-market and optimal resources
Gain a deep understanding of customer experience, identify and fill product gaps and generate new ideas that grow market share, improve customer experience and drive growth
Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key external partners
Translate product strategy into detailed requirements and prototypes
Drive product launches including working with public relations team, executives, and other product management team members
Represent the company by visiting customers to solicit feedback on company products and services
REQUIREMENTS

YOUR ATTITUDE

You’re someone who’s smart, organised, motivated and gets things done. You want to work in a startup environment, because you like the idea of doing a bit of everything and taking ownership of what you work on. You have ideas about everything, and you’re not afraid to argue your point (while respecting everyone else’s of course). You’re constantly thinking “how can we do this better?”.

You understand the hard work required to update and stabilise a large technical product and you are prepared to put this work into the project.

YOUR SKILL SET

Proven 3+ years work experience in product management
Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle
Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
Strong problem solving skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job
MSc/BSc degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent background preferred.
Experience in a medium / large startup (Series A or B of funding or equivalent)
E-commerce background desirable (to understand the notion of conversion rate, retention etc...)

BENEFITS

We’re a team of 65 located in an amazing converted piano factory in Camden (NW1 8LH) a short stroll from Camden market and Primrose Hill. By joining us you will be part of one of the fastest growing music / travel start-up companies in Europe, where you will have ample opportunity for career progression as we continue to grow.

We have a company culture which is very idea orientated and driven but also very social. It's entirely normal at 6pm on a Friday for half the company to be drinking together in the office and then planning to head out for a night out.

Benefits also include:

Cycle-to-work scheme
Free tickets for music festivals worldwide
Free breakfast - including cereals, bread, marmalade, etc.
Weekly delivery of beers, food, snacks, fruits and drinks
Weekly Friday drinks
Fun monthly company events
Regular internal Ping Pong tournaments
Sales Trainings & budget for conferences
Remote working days allotments / work from home options
Regular team lunches
Perks - free Festicket T-shirts, Jumpers and more
Fun environment & great office next to Primrose Hill
Value driven start-up culture

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Published at 20 Dec 2016
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